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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2019
   Country      2017       2018      12/2018    12/2019  % Change   12/2018    10/2019    11/2019    12/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD    118179089 118620970  118620970  125849581      6.09 118620970  123095495  124804689  125849581       6.09  100.00

     CHINA P   91747333  90406773   90406773   89322576     -1.20  90406773   90575422   91036970   89322576      -1.20   70.98

     KOR REP    9610935   8653105    8653105    9973159     15.26   8653105    9978023   10000425    9973159      15.26    7.92

     INDIA      1757562   2035944    2035944    6163297    202.72   2035944    3361140    5068902    6163297     202.72    4.90

     MALTA      1559702   4105753    4105753    6060412     47.61   4105753    5226076    4838855    6060412      47.61    4.82

     CHINA T    7076384   6193136    6193136    5945111     -4.00   6193136    5921796    5765453    5945111      -4.00    4.72

     TURKEY     1611688   2708109    2708109    2971633      9.73   2708109    3033050    3031861    2971633       9.73    2.36

     ITALY      1029180   1015794    1015794     955253     -5.96   1015794     968312     960266     955253      -5.96    0.76


     _WTO     118179089 118620946  118620946  125849389      6.09 118620946  123095477  124804497  125849389       6.09  100.00

     _OECD     13930199  14202923   14202923   15929130     12.15  14202923   16016583   16041679   15929130      12.15   12.66

     _EU27      3749835   6413157    6413157    8511733     32.72   6413157    7699650    7309682    8511733      32.72    6.76

     _EU28      3749835   6413157    6413157    8511733     32.72   6413157    7699650    7309682    8511733      32.72    6.76

     _W HEMI    1478888   1588744    1588744    1728846      8.82   1588744    1480728    1513727    1728846       8.82    1.37

     _NAFTA     1231569   1228481    1228481    1212007     -1.34   1228481    1210400    1216155    1212007      -1.34    0.96